My students are sooooo quiet sometimes…

I’m still bothered by how quiet my students are in class when I want them to exhibit more energy. I want them to smile, laugh and talk more. Perhaps not all three, but at least one, a smirk and a quick comment. Today, I think I could have gotten more talk out of my technology … Continue reading

Live blogging meets iMovie meets mobile video…

The following short film was created for my peers and professor during my practicum course during the summer of 2010. I talked to them about the process of making a short film in class, like the interview presented below, in order to exemplify how to use iMovie in support of project work, in order to … Continue reading

Charles Leadbeater: Education innovation in the slums

Check this TED video out. It inspires me to teach without fearing about not having high tech equipment or electricity. This video shows how teaching and learning can take place just about anywhere. To make this possible, teachers have to bring an ingenuity and attitude that makes students excited to learn. The challenges some places … Continue reading